Some people (like Guru) baulk at certifications. They act as if they are meaningless wall decorations, or a ploy to get a promotion. The fact is certifications are a great way to quickly demonstrate skills that cannot be readily seen.
An action engine is my term for a functional global which includes extra actions other than just holding the data. I was originally exposed to the term “Action Engine” by reading the book “LabVIEW Applications Development A Course on Advanced LabVIEW Programming Techniques.*” But before I get into details of the Action Engine (AE), I would like to clarify some terminology.